Words nearby gorged
OTHER WORDS FROM gorgedun·gorged, adjective
Definition for gorged (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), gorged, gorg·ing.
verb (used without object), gorged, gorg·ing.
Origin of gorge1
OTHER WORDS FROM gorgegorge·a·ble, adjectivegorg·ed·ly [gawr-jid-lee] /ˈgɔr dʒɪd li/, adverbgorg·er, noun
Examples from the Web for gorged
They gorged themselves in their mess halls, tossing away mountains of food as starving locals looked on.
More often than not, this female ninja comes to us via a writer who has gorged on graphic novels for most of his life.
However, it appears the man had gone off and gorged himself with mulberries as he did not like being starved.My Diary in Serbia: April 1, 1915-Nov. 1, 1915|Monica M. Stanley
Flocks of fig-birds twittered amongst the branches, being like the date-pigeons, almost too gorged to fly.When Winter Comes to Main Street|Grant Martin Overton
They had fully satiated their thirst for blood—desolation was completed—vengeance was gorged—nature mourned over the dismal scene.Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution|L. Carroll Judson
The Cæsar is half frenzied now, gorged with his triumph, the mockery of which he does not seem to understand."Unto Caesar"|Baroness Emmuska Orczy
Wizened grandfathers and stolid large-eyed children ate and panted in the suffocating heat, and gorged again.The Belovd Vagabond|William J. Locke
British Dictionary definitions for gorged
- a narrow rear entrance to a work
- the narrow part of a bastion or outwork